page 130 I can confirm that Highsmith can write the atmosphere of anywhere with such depth that I can actually see the place. The way Europe is characterized in this story is very important and it makes me want to visit Mongibello in Italy myself. The actual story between the characters has gotten a lot […]
Kyle Bowman November 24th, 2020 Task: Storyboard and Script Writing STORYBOARD: BEAT 1-5 IMG_1326 SCRIPT: For Beat 2 Lucas : What did you get on the quiz? Nate: I got a B, what did you get? Lucas: I won’t tell you Nate: That’s not fair I just told you mine Lucas: You’d have to kill […]
page 90 Now that I’m more deep into the story, I noticed how the psychological thriller can make me feel so eery yet so interested in such a character like Mr. Ripley. The way Highsmith writes, describing his intellectual depth is none like any other. I can feel sympathy for him and it’s quite scary.
page 138 I enjoy the disturbing nature of the book, yet the setting is beautiful due to it being in Europe. I can’t wait to find out what happens next because I love Highsmith’s way of writing.
This is my door decoration for the 2020 Chinese New Year! It includes spring couplets, traditional Chinese paper cutouts, and dragons, along with fairy lights to brighten up the door. Throughout the process of this design project me and my partner Poppy faced a few struggles. One of them being installing the fairy lights because […]
This is a bass drum and it’s kick pedal made from a water jug, wood, felt, and cardboard. The water jug is supposed to replace the actual drum to hit with the pedal. It is wrapped in felt with a flames design and held up with a wood frame. The kick pedal is mostly cardboard […]
Do the Boxers Deserve a Bad Rap? Yes, the Boxers deserve a bad rap. This is because the foreigners and missionaries did not start the natural disasters in Shandong which caused the Boxers to start killing the foreigners and Christians. Obviously, the foreigners were at wrong for staying in China but killing them was a […]
Kyle Bowman My Life Bottle Today I wake up hungry, tired, and terrified. Hungry because I ate sleep for dinner again. Tired because I tried to stop it again. And terrified because I know it will happen again. I leave my room while scraping dry blood off my fingernails Entering the dimmed […]
This is the Banana Box. It is a laser-cut wooden box that can securely hold my phone and it’s accessories in my locker until I need to use them. I used Adobe Illustrator to design the Banana Box and it turned out great. My biggest success with the Banana Box was that it fit […]
Hermia by Kyle Bowman This is a magazine cover inspired by William Shakespeare‘s “Midsummer Night’s Dream“. It is based on the character Hermia, who has a hard time choosing between marrying a man she doesn’t love (Demetrius), become a nun, or disobey her father (Egeus) and die! Rather than choosing any of those she […]